Support, Movement, Protection, Mineral Storage, Blood Cell Formation, Energy Storage
List six functions of bones (Some Men Prefer Mini Skirts, But Can't Find Enough Skin)
Bone can serve as a reservoir of ____, releasing these as ions into the ____ when needed in other parts of the body.
____ and ____ Marrow: Bones can contain these types of marrow. (Blood, Energy)
Blood Cell Formation
Red marrow is the site of ____ ____ ____.
Energy (Fat) Storage
Yellow marrow is a site of ____ ____.
Flat, Irregular, Long, Short
Bones are classified by their shape. List the four categories (FILS)
____ Bones: Most cranial bones are an example of this bone category
____ Bones: Vertebrae are examples of this bone category.
____ Bones: Even though they are small, the finger and toe bones are an example of this bone category
____ Bones: The wrist and ankle bones are examples of this bone category.
Sesamoid, Tendon, Patella
____ Bones: this special type of short bone forms within a ____. An example is the kneecap (aka ____). Functions include altering direction of pull of a tendon, reducing frinction and modifying pressure within tendons.
____ Bone: Most bones have a smooth solid outer layer of this type.
Spongy, Trabeculae, Marrow
____ Bone: Most bones have this type of bone internal to compact bone. A honeycomb of small needle-like or flat pieces called ____. The space between this honeycomb tends to be filled with ____.